Bloomington Indiana

Oliver Winery, its all in the name!

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If you read me often, you may know that write about antique tractors and when I heard about Oliver Winery and Vineyard, I wondered if there might be any connection to the Oliver tractor family since James Oliver hails from the South Bend area.  James Oliver was an American inventor and industrialist best known for […]

King Dough Pizza - a dining experience

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After a wonderful tour of the historic Wylie House, last week, I had the opportunity to dine at King Dough Pizza.  This was a hosted meal and our server was amazing.  She had been the General Manager, come up with recipes  in the kitchen and she had did just about everything that could be done […]

The Wylie House Christmas Cactus

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The Wylie House is a historic house that is part of Indiana Univeristy.  Inside the house there is a Christmas Cactus that is over 100 years old.  The Wylie House was built in 1835 by Andrew Wylie and his wife Margaret and their ten children that lived in the house.  Two sons were already out […]